Overview of Damage to Roads and Bridges in Nishihara Area

May 19, 2016 by  
Filed under Ground Motion, Roads and Bridges

By Yasutaka Narazaki, Cuiyan Kong   Overview of Nishihara Area Nishihara area is located 10km northeast from Mashiki town and faces Minami-Aso village on its east end. The area is located on the Futagawa fault zone which showed slips around 2m at the ground surface (right strike-slip fault) [1]....


Overview of Damage to Reinforced Concrete Buildings in Kumamoto

May 6, 2016 by  
Filed under Reinforced Concrete Buildings

By Emrah Tasdemir & Nicole Paul Emrah Tasdemir and Nicole Paul will be co-curators for the Reinforced Concrete Buildings topic on the Kumamoto Japan Earthquake Virtual Clearinghouse. Emrah Tasdemir is a PhD student at North Carolina State University.  Nicole Paul works for the Advanced Technology...